Panagiotis Anagnostis

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Dr. Panagiotis G. Anagnostis has completed his basic medical training (MD) (2002) and received his PhD from the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), Greece (2013). He has received an MSc degree from the Open University of Cyprus (2016). He has acquired the specialty of “Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism” at the Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes of Hippokration Hospital of Thessaloniki, Greece) (2012). Having had a scholarship from the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE; International Endocrine Scholarship Program, 2013), he completed his post-doctoral training at the Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, in St. Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College of London, UK and at menopause clinics in Queen Charlotte and Chelsea & Westminster Hospitals (2014). He is also a fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health (FRSPH) since 30th of May 2018. He has received a postgraduate award for Distinguished Research Activity (2010, Medical School, AUTH), grant from the Hellenic Atherosclerosis society for his post-doctoral training abroad (2014) and the 2021 Jens Sandahl Christansen Award by the ESE, for excellent clinical science. He is currently a postdoctoral researcher and clinical scientific collaborator at the Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, AUTH. He actively participates as tutor of MSc programs in AUTH and National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. He has achieved 191 publications in PubMed (5,716 citations; h-index: 36; i10-index: 88), delivered numerous lectures and presentations and chaired in national and international congresses.

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anagnostis (@) auth.gr

Christina Dimopoulou

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Christina Dimopoulou was born 1981 in Thessaloniki, Greece and graduated 1999 from the German School of Thessaloniki. From 1999 to 2005 she studied human medicine at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

In 2006, she has been accepted as a scholar in the Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry in Munich, Germany. In 2008, she was awarded the doctoral degree of “Doctor of Medicine” (Dr. med.) from the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich.

She received her training in Endocrinology at the Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Clinical Chemistry at the Max Planck Institute and at the Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik IV of the Ludwig Maximilians University, in Munich. In January 2014, she was been acknowledged as a “Specialist in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Diabetology” and in August 2015 as a “Clinical Andrologist” by the Bavarian State Chamber of Physicians (BLÄK) after a successful exam.

She conducts significant research activity in the field of Clinical Neuroendocrinology, results of which have been published in leading German and international medical journals.

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chdimo (@) hotmail.com

Dimitrios G. Goulis

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Professor Dimitrios G. Goulis completed his medical training (MD) and received his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Having a scholarship from the European Union, he worked as clinical research fellow at St. Mary’s Hospital (Imperial College), London, acquiring the specialty of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. He is currently professor of Reproductive Endocrinology in the 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University, Greece. He has published 300 full papers in peer-review international journals and has been an invited speaker in more than 400 international and congresses. His main research interests include Andrology, endocrine complications of pregnancy, polycystic ovary syndrome, menopausal transition, and research methodology.

He is currently or had been:

  • Head of the Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Director of the training center in Andrology of the European Academy of Andrology (EAA)
  • Director of the executive committee for the postgraduate training programs (MSc) in “Research Methodology in Medicine and Health Sciences” (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
  • Deputy director of the executive committee for the postgraduate training programs (MSc) in “Human Reproduction” (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
  • President-Elect of the European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS).
  • Vice-president of the European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS).
  • Secretary-general of the European Academy of Andrology (EAA)
  • Member of the executive committee for the postgraduate training program (MSc) in “Medical Research Methodology” (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki).
  • Associate editor of “Human Reproduction”, “Andrology”, “Metabolism”, “Journal of Endocrinological Investigation”, “Hormones”, “Anir” and “Human Reproduction Open”

Email: dgg (@) auth.gr

www.dimitriosgoulis.org

Tel: 2310 991 509

Athina Kaprara

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Athina Kaprara was born in Veria, Greece. She graduated in 1998 from the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (MD). She worked for 2 years at “Theagenio” Anticancer Hospital and for 4 years at “Panagia” General Hospital. During these years she was trained in the fields of general Endocrinology, diabetology and metabolism. She acquired the specialty of Endocrinology in 2011. From 2012, she has worked as a private doctor.

In 2009 she received her Master of Science (MSc) from the Greek Open University and in 2012 her PhD degree from the Democritus University of Thrace. She has publications in peer-review journals, she participated in the writing of book chapters, she has been invited as a speaker in national and international medical congress and she has been peer reviewer for scientific journals.

Her main research interests concern Neuroendocrinology, Metabolism and Reproductive Endocrinology.

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athkap (@) yahoo.gr

Evangelia Kintiraki

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Evangelia Kintiraki was born in Thessaloniki, Greece. She graduated from Democritus University of Thrace in 2006. She acquired the specialty of Endocrinology in 2014 after a 4-year training at “Agios Pavlos” General Hospital and “Theagenio” Anticancer Hospital. She received her Master of Science in 2011 from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and she is a PhD student since 2014. She is in private practice since 2015.

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evakintiraki (@) gmail.com

Gesthimani (Gefsi) Mintziori

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Gesthimani Mintziori received her Medical Degree (2004) from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Medical School (AUTh) and immediately afterwards she received her M.Sc. Degree (Medical Research Methodology, AUTh; 2006). In 2014 she completed her PhD with distinction (AUTh).

Gesthimani Mintziori has written many peer-reviewed articles, she is an Associate Editor in the journal Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Case Reports and a member of the editorial board and a Review Editor in many peer-reviewed journals in the fields of endocrinology and reproduction. She participates as a tutor at the pre- and post-graduate curriculum of the AUTh Medical School. She is now working as a Post-Doc Researcher as well as a Clinical Endocrinologist.

Gesthimani Mintziori has received national and international awards for her scientific work. She has been actively involved in the field of Endocrinology in Europe having worked in various committees of the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE), including the executive board, and she was a founding member and co-Chair of the European Young Endocrine Scientists (EYES).

Email gefsi (@) auth.gr

Stavroula Paschou

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Dr. Stavroula A. Paschou, MD, PhD graduated with Honors (8.88/10) from the Medical School of the University of Ioannina, Greece in 2005. She obtained her PhD in Endocrinology with Honors from the same University in 2010. Then, she worked at the Department of Diabetes, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, University of London in London, UK, funded by grants from the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) and the British Diabetic Twin Trust. She continued with clinical training in Endocrinology at the Hellenic Red Cross Hospital, Athens, Greece. In 2015, she was awarded the International Endocrine Scholarship by the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) and moved to Boston, MA, USA. She completed her training in Endocrinology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

Since October 2016, Dr. Paschou works as a postdoctoral researcher and clinical scientific collaborator at the Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She teaches at postgraduate programs (MSc) at Medical School of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Furthermore, she has worked as a salaried scientific collaborator at School of Medicine, European University Cyprus from 2016 to 2019. She also serves as a Faculty Member at the EASD and ESE Postgraduate Educational Courses, which take place all around the world.

She has published a large number of chapters in prestigious scientific books, such as Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes, and papers in prestigious scientific journals. Her author metrics can be summarized as following: publications in PubMed 118, total impact factor 503,031, citations 1,419, h-index 19, i10-index 36. She has presented studies, she has given invited lectures or has chaired in many national and international congresses or webinars. She has received prestigious awards and scholarships. She acts as member of the editorial board or reviewer in high impact scientific journals. She is member of the ESE Young Endocrinologists and Scientists (EYES) Committee and the ESE Science Committee. She coordinates the ESE/EYES Clinical Observership Program for the training of Young Endocrinologists in Centres of Expertise in Europe. Dr. Paschou chaired the 7th EYES Meeting in Athens, Greece in September 2019. She is member of the Program Organizing Committee (POC) for the 23rd European Congress of Endocrinology, which will be held in Prague, Czech Republic in May 2021.

Christos Tsametis

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Dr. Christos P. Tsametis was born in Grevena, Greece in 1970 and graduated with Honors from the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh) in 1993. He has acquired the speciality of “Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism” at the relevant Department of “PANAGIA” General Hospital in Thessaloniki. In 2004, having a scholarship from the Greek State, he worked as a clinical and research fellow in Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism (OCDEM) at Churchill Hospital, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, UK. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree from AUTh in 2013, studying the dynamics of Antimüllerian hormone in subfertile men. In 2015, after completing the appropriate training, he became the first Clinical Andrologist in Greece certified by the European Academy of Andrology. Currently, he works in private practice in Thessaloniki and serves as a clinical scientific collaborator at the Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, AUTh at “Papageorgiou” General Hospital.

Email
ctsametis (@) gmail.com